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Matthew Feargrieve is an investment funds lawyer with more than twenty years’ experience of advising managers of investment funds operating in the leading jurisdictions of the United Kingdom, Luxembourg, Ireland and the Cayman Islands. He is qualified as a financial services lawyer in the UK, and as a commercial lawyer in the Cayman Islands and the Eastern… Read more
Readers of this blog will have seen this week the report by portfolio-adviser.com (@PortfAdviser) that the FCA has dismissed claims that it was too slow to act to the Woodford and M&G fund blow-ups: https://portfolio-adviser.com/fca-dismisses-claims-it-is-too-slow-to-act/ In fairness to the FCA (bear with me), their perceived omissions and its basic failure to accord WEIF investors with… Read more
Matthew Feargrieve 11 February 2020 Readers of this blog will be all-too familiar with the implosion of the Neil Woodford UCITS funds and the ramifications thereof for Mr Woodford himself (none, so far, at least, for that worthy individual), for the de facto promoter of his funds (Hargreaves Lansdown, for whom trouble surely is a-comin’)… Read more
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